Seema Poonia

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Women's National Boxing Championships: Meenakumari Devi upsets Manisha Maun for gold; Lovlina Borgohain wins in 69 kg
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Women's National Boxing Championships: Meenakumari Devi upsets Manisha Maun for gold; Lovlina Borgohain wins in 69 kg

World Championship bronze medallist Assam's Lovlina Borgohain claimed the gold medal while Haryana boxer Manisha Moun had to be content with silver at the women's National Boxing Championships on Sunday.

Women's World Boxing Championships: Eight Indian boxers reach quarter-finals amidst judging controversy
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Women's World Boxing Championships: Eight Indian boxers reach quarter-finals amidst judging controversy

A judging controversy couldn't stop the Indian juggernaut from rolling with as many as eight pugilists reaching the quarter-finals in the ongoing AIBA Women's World Boxing Championships on Monday.

Five-time champion Mary Kom to lead Indian challenge at AIBA women's world championship
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Five-time champion Mary Kom to lead Indian challenge at AIBA women's world championship

Five-time champion MC Mary Kom (48kg) will be the spearhead of a 10-strong Indian team named Friday for the AIBA women's world boxing championships, scheduled to be held from 15 to 24 November.

Strandja Memorial Boxing Tournament: Gold medallist Vikas Krishan became first Indian to be adjudged best boxer of event
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Strandja Memorial Boxing Tournament: Gold medallist Vikas Krishan became first Indian to be adjudged best boxer of event

Vikas Krishan defeated world championships bronze-medallist Troy Isley of the USA in the middle-weight (75kg) finals to claim his first medal since the Asian Championships bronze last year in April-May.

Strandja Memorial Tournament: Amit Panghal wins gold; Mary Kom, Seema Punia bag silver medals
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Strandja Memorial Tournament: Amit Panghal wins gold; Mary Kom, Seema Punia bag silver medals

Amit Panghal claimed his second consecutive international gold but the celebrated MC Mary Kom had to be content with a silver in the 69th Strandja Memorial boxing tournament for men and women in Sofia on Sunday.

Asian Women's Boxing Championships: Seema Poonia's semi-final bye assures India of medal ahead of event
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Asian Women's Boxing Championships: Seema Poonia's semi-final bye assures India of medal ahead of event

India were assured of a medal on the day of draws itself after Seema Punia (+81kg) found herself in the semifinals of the Asian Women's Boxing Championships, where the celebrated M C Mary Kom (48kg) will open her campaign on Thursday.

World Boxing Championship: Sonia Lather assured of medal, lone Indian to make semis
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World Boxing Championship: Sonia Lather assured of medal, lone Indian to make semis

Former Asian silver-medallist Sonia Lather was the lone Indian boxer to make the semis and assure a medal at the AIBA Women's World Championships.

Last chance for Olympic qualification: Mary Kom among Indian boxers vying at World Boxing Championship
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Last chance for Olympic qualification: Mary Kom among Indian boxers vying at World Boxing Championship

Five-time champion Indian star M C Mary Kom (51kg) will take on Sweden's Juliana Soderstrom in her opening bout of a highly competitive World Women's Boxing Championship where only three of her compatriots were given seedings in Astana on Wednesday.